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River Yare at Cantley

Latest Tidal Level


At 1:15am, Tuesday 26th September BST
(12:15am, Tuesday 26th September GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Falling, -0.140 from previous measurement at 11:15pm, Monday 25th September BST

This is a tidal level, measured from mean sea level rather than from the river bed. It can, therefore, be negative, and does not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Riverside properties along the tidal River Yare including Cantley, Brundall and Reedham

No current or recent warnings.

The tidal River Yare from Thorpe St Andrew to Breydon Water

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

The tidal River Yare from Thorpe St Andrew to Loddon

No current or recent warnings.

The tidal River Bure from Scare Gap to Acle Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Note: CSV data will include any outlying values that have been ignored by our graphing system as probably erroneous (eg, because they are ridiculously high compared to the values either side of them). It is your responsibility to filter these out if necessary.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Cantley
  • Watercourse: River Yare
  • Nearest Town/Village: Cantley, Limpenhoe and Southwood
  • Local Authority: Broadland
  • Ceremonial County: Norfolk
  • Coordinates: 52°34'35"N 1°30'57"E (52.576492,1.516029)
  • OS Grid: TG 38331 03437 (638329,303439)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR XKZ.D3N
  • Mapcode (Global): WHMTY.8H5N
  • Open Location Code: 9F43HGG8+HC
  • Maidenhead Locator System: JO02sn18
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E23060
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E23060-level-tidal_level-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Yare
  • Catchment Area: Broadland Rivers
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Norfolk Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the River Yare at Cantley is between 0.20m and 1.24m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Yare at Cantley over the past 12 months has been between -0.18m and 1.03m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Yare at Cantley is 1.57m, reached on Friday 9th November 2007 at 9:45am.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by the Environment Agency before adding it to our records.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the River Yare

River Yare Map

Monitoring locations on nearby rivers

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